David Ross

Originally from Melbourne (Australia) but now residing in Nishinomiya (Hyogo, Japan) with my Japanese wife. We have been here for three years now and currently am working as a printer in Osaka.

  • Fireworks, Festivals and one heavy O’Mikoshi
    October 2nd, 2012By Category: Culture
    Summer in Japan signals the start of  many festivals and firework displays throughout the country,with the Kansai area being home to some of the biggest and more famous ones on offer.   The Yodagawa Hanabi for example is a one hour fireworks extravaganza ,it is a ... » Continue Reading
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    Mount Rokko Pastures
    August 3rd, 2012By Category: Travel
    If you are living in the crowded Kansai area and want to escape the hustle and bustle of the cities,or a tourist in need of a break from the well worn traditional sights then Mt. Rokko Pastures maybe just the place to relax and unwind. Mt. Rokko Pastures is s ... » Continue Reading